The Gendering of Global Finance: Uncovering the Hidden Agenda by L. AssassiThe Gendering of Global Finance: Uncovering the Hidden Agenda by L. Assassi

The Gendering of Global Finance: Uncovering the Hidden Agenda

byL. Assassi

Hardcover | October 22, 2009

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This book explores the gendered nature of the historical emergence of modern finance markets and their expansion to a now global scale. It analyses the ways in which women were and still are marginalized in terms of financial activity and associated structures of power which play a critical role in shaping the contemporary global political economy.
LIBBY ASSASSI is Associate Fellow of the Centre of Gender Studies at Sussex, UK and Associate Lecturer at Open University, UK. She has co-editedGlobal Regulations: Managing Crises after the Imperial TurnandAfter Deregulation: The Global Financial System.
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Title:The Gendering of Global Finance: Uncovering the Hidden AgendaFormat:HardcoverDimensions:215 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.75 inPublished:October 22, 2009Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230517935

ISBN - 13:9780230517936

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Table of Contents

Introduction to the Gendering of Global Finance Period of Historical Change and the 'New' Social Ontology Property and Gender: Irrational Women and Rational Men The Emergence of Gendered Credit and Financial Institutions From Formal Financial Institutions and Orderly Men to Informal Markets and the Disorderly Women Global Financial Markets: 'Add women and stir'? Deepening the Circuits of Credit - Gender and 'a Deeper Share of Wallet' Bibliography Index